By Thomas J. Craughwell
- Every American has heard of the conflict of the Alamo, the heroic-but-hopeless safeguard submit by way of a number of dozen Texans opposed to a military from Mexico that numbered within the millions. yet such a lot viewers omit the truth that the Alamo used to be really based via a Franciscan priest as a challenge, to convey the neighborhood local American tribe into the Catholic faith.
- A force via Cullman, Alabama, will lead you to 4 acres of quirky miniature reproductions depicting a few of the world’s most renowned non secular structures.
- Nuns who nursed the wounded on either side of the Civil battle are venerated at Washington, D.C.’s Nuns of the Battlefield monument.
- Dorothy Day, the social activist and champion of the terrible, left her mark throughout long island City—and you could stick to in her footsteps.
The booklet additionally bears witness to the legacy of ecu, Latin, African and Asian immigrants and local americans, tracing their designated impact at the historical past and perform of Catholicism in America.
Conveniently geared up through nation, a hundred and one areas to hope earlier than You Die will improve your commute experiences—whether it’s an afternoon journey to discover a place you’ve breezed prior 100 occasions, a short detour on a work trip or a family members holiday devoted to extra extensive religious looking. each one access includes information about the location’s value to American Catholics, in addition to the handle, touch info and hours of operation.
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101 Places to Pray Before You Die: A Roamin' Catholic's Guide by Thomas J. Craughwell